Monday, August 3, 2015

New pattern in the store - Purse Mirror Gerda.

Please, note, this is crochet PATTERN!

If you love the tale Snow Gueen by Hans Christian Andersen, you will be delighted to make this mirror and feel as the Snow Queen or little Gerda, whichever character speaks to you more.
Crochet level:
- Intermediate.
You should know how to crochet following stitches:
ch (chain), sl st (slip stitch), sc (single crochet), dc (double crochet).
This pattern includes:
  • my love to every single step in creating crochet patterns :)
  • written instructions;
  • very detailed step-by-step pictures;
  • charts with directions.
Instructions are given in English language, American terminology.
If you are not familiar with crochet charts, you can follow step-by-step-pictures and written instructions, given under each image.
Take a look at charts now and then and you might become a chart guru after all :)
Crochet hook:
- 1 mm, 1.8 mm.
Recommended materials:
  • small amounts of Lithuanian linen yarn 3 ply (available at YarnStories store on Etsy) in 104 natural and 503 purple colors or crochet cotton thread size 10 in 2 colors;
  • tapestry needle, hand-sewing needle, sewing thread in natural linen (light gray) and purple colors;
  • 5.5 mm in diameter needle or pencil, compass;
  • Artminds TM mirror 3”/7.5 cm in diameter (max 3-1/8”/8 cm), available at Michael’s;
  • plastic canvas;
  • 4” x 8” /10 x 20- cm piece of of light colored fleece fabric;
  • fabric glue.
Size, gauge:
- mirror and snowflake are about 3 3/4”/9.5 cm in diameter.

 (PATTERN, no registering needed)

Buy PATTERN from Ravelry (if you have Ravelry account or register).
Buy PATTERN from Etsy

Linen Yarn at YarnStories:

503 Purple

 104 Natural

Happy crocheting my friends!